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Welcome to Plain City ...

The city of Plain City is located in Weber County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Plain City has a population of 6,764 people<1> (see below for details).

Plain City was settled in 1859 and was incorporated in 1944.

The community of Plain City is 4,230 feet [1,289 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Plain City is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Plain City lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Plain City: (801) & (385)<3>

The ZIP code for Plain City: 84404<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Plain City had a population of 5,476 people. This makes Plain City the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Plain City represents 0.2% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 79th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,476 people, the population of Plain City increased 56.95% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 3,489 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Plain City had an population of 6,764 people. This is an increase of 23.52% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 93.87% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Plain City.

Communities near Plain City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Brigham City   [Map]   19,182   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Clearfield   [Map]   31,363   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Clinton   [Map]   21,971   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
North Ogden   [Map]   19,465   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ogden   [Map]   87,031   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Plain City.

Communities Also Named Plain City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Plain City - it's located in Ohio.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Plain City.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Plain City. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Plain City. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Plain City.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Plain City:

Websites for Plain City ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Plain City ...

Looking for more information about Plain City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Plain City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Plain City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Plain City.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Plain City. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Plain City.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Plain City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Plain City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Plain City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Plain City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Plain City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Plain City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Plain City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Plain City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3019, Longitude: -112.0840     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Plain City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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